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Table 1 Mosquito species names

From: Development of guidelines for the surveillance of invasive mosquitoes in Europe

Traditional name (1906–2000) Reinert et al. 2004 Reinert et al. 2006
Aedes (Stegomyia) aegypti Stegomyia aegypti St. (Ste.) aegypti*
Ae. (Ste.) albopictus St. albopicta  
Ae. (Ochlerotatus) atropalpus Ochlerotatus (Och.) atropalpus Georgecraigius (Gec.) atropalpus
Ae. (Finlaya) japonicus Oc. (Fin.) japonicus Hulecoeteomyia japonica
Ae. (Fin.) koreicus Oc. (Fin.) koreicus Hl. koreica
Ae. (Protomacleaya) triseriatus Oc. (Pro.) triseriatus  
  1. Major generic changes within the tribe Aedini were recently published [1214], leading to scientific debate and two or more names being simultaneously used for a single taxon. In this article we use the traditional names [15, 16], with alternate names shown in the table. * Subgenus Stegomyia re-defined in [17].